717 Royal Avenue Sw , Calgary, Alberta T2P 2V6 For sale


  • Description
    5 Bedroom 6 Bathroom 5743 sqft
    Fireplace Central Air Conditioning Forced Air, Hot Water Acreage Fruit Trees, Garden Area, Landscaped, Lawn, Underground Sprinkler

    Presenting a rare opportunity and truly great estate - The Sayre Estate of Mount Royal stretches from Royal Avenue south to Durham Avenue spanning an entire acre of land in the heart of the city and the city's most prestigious neighbourhood. Fully gated and very private, with 3 perimeter access points and spectacular city views afforded at the front of the property. Anchoring the SE corner at Royal Avenue and 7 Street, as well as the NE corner of Durham Avenue and 7 Street, this estate offers a beautiful mansion constructed in 1910 placing it as one of the oldest and most venerable properties in Mount Royal, indeed in all of Calgary. The house is steeped in local history, including a period serving as a convent. This home offers over 7,606 square feet of developed space with expansive rooms for family living and entertaining. The Coach House presents another 676 sqft of living space. Outstanding craftsmanship, a stunning grand staircase, coffered ceilings, oak hardwood floors and exceptionally high quality finishings are featured through-out the home. This home has been carefully maintained and updated and includes significant upgrades of mechanical systems, windows and doors, insulation, flooring, kitchen and bathrooms, electrical, the rear deck, and features a 50 year warranty Enviro-Shake roof. With 5 bedrooms (and flexibility for a 6th bedroom) and 6 bathrooms, The Sayre Estate easliy accomodates larger families and/or ample room for guests with the separate Coach House offering two bedrooms, a full kitchen, full bathroom, living room and a heated double garage below. The grounds feature a regulation size tennis court, a large deck, and numerous open areas of manicured lawns and landscaping. Heated parking for 6 vehicles and large spacious driveways that can easily accommodate a dozen or more vehicles means there is ample room for large gatherings and events. A peerless location with less than 10 minutes access to the heart of downtown, shopping and restaurants 5 minutes away, The Glencoe Club, and highly rated schools all within short walking distance makes this estate truly unmatched in Calgary and surrounding area. Please view the video and note the house interiors have been painted white and hardwood flooring on the second and third levels, and the back stairwell has been added since the photos and video were taken. (id:51046)

  • Property Details
    • MLS® # A2022021
    • Property Type: Single Family
    • Community Name: Upper Mount Royal
    • Amenities Near By Park, Playground, Recreation Nearby
    • Features See Remarks, Wet Bar, No Neighbours Behind, French Door, Closet Organizers, No Smoking Home
    • Parking Space Total 16
    • Plan 4453l
    • Structure Deck
    • View Type View


    Bathroom Total 6
    Bedrooms Above Ground 5
    Bedrooms Total 5
    Appliances Refrigerator, Water Softener, Range - Gas, Dishwasher, Oven, Microwave, Garburator, Humidifier, Hood Fan, Window Coverings, Garage Door Opener, Washer & Dryer
    Basement Development Finished
    Basement Type Full (finished)
    Constructed Date 1910
    Construction Material Poured Concrete
    Construction Style Attachment Detached
    Cooling Type Central Air Conditioning
    Exterior Finish Brick, Concrete, Stone, Wood Siding
    Fire Protection Alarm System
    Fireplace Present Yes
    Fireplace Total 1
    Flooring Type Carpeted, Ceramic Tile, Hardwood, Linoleum, Stone
    Foundation Type Poured Concrete
    Half Bath Total 1
    Heating Fuel Natural Gas
    Heating Type Forced Air, Hot Water
    Stories Total 3
    Size Interior 5743 Sqft
    Total Finished Area 5743 Sqft
    Type House


    Attached Garage 2
    Visitor Parking
    Heated Garage
    Parking Pad
    Attached Garage


    Acreage Yes
    Fence Type Fence
    Land Amenities Park, Playground, Recreation Nearby
    Landscape Features Fruit Trees, Garden Area, Landscaped, Lawn, Underground Sprinkler
    Size Depth 91.44 M
    Size Frontage 45.72 M
    Size Irregular 1.03
    Size Total 1.03 Ac|1 - 1.99 Acres
    Size Total Text 1.03 Ac|1 - 1.99 Acres
    Zoning Description Dc (pre 1p2007)


    Level Type Dimensions
    Second Level Primary Bedroom 19.08 Ft x 13.42 Ft
    Second Level Bedroom 14.42 Ft x 13.33 Ft
    Second Level Office 9.83 Ft x 13.92 Ft
    Second Level Bonus Room 9.83 Ft x 16.42 Ft
    Second Level Laundry Room 9.83 Ft x 6.33 Ft
    Second Level 4pc Bathroom Measurements not available
    Second Level 6pc Bathroom Measurements not available
    Third Level Bedroom 24.50 Ft x 12.67 Ft
    Third Level Bedroom 30.33 Ft x 21.67 Ft
    Third Level Bedroom 12.50 Ft x 13.25 Ft
    Third Level Furnace 8.42 Ft x 5.17 Ft
    Third Level 4pc Bathroom Measurements not available
    Third Level 4pc Bathroom Measurements not available
    Basement Recreational, Games Room 30.17 Ft x 44.92 Ft
    Basement Other 8.67 Ft x 12.17 Ft
    Basement Laundry Room 5.42 Ft x 9.58 Ft
    Basement Storage 17.92 Ft x 7.67 Ft
    Basement Storage 6.92 Ft x 5.67 Ft
    Basement Furnace 12.67 Ft x 12.42 Ft
    Basement Workshop 13.75 Ft x 15.83 Ft
    Basement 3pc Bathroom Measurements not available
    Main Level Living Room 23.75 Ft x 20.67 Ft
    Main Level Dining Room 13.33 Ft x 20.67 Ft
    Main Level Kitchen 22.75 Ft x 12.83 Ft
    Main Level Family Room 23.67 Ft x 13.83 Ft
    Main Level Den 13.00 Ft x 10.25 Ft
    Main Level Other 12.92 Ft x 11.75 Ft
    Main Level Sunroom 14.25 Ft x 7.08 Ft
    Main Level Other 14.17 Ft x 10.17 Ft
    Main Level 2pc Bathroom Measurements not available

    Agents and Offices

    • Nancy Calvin
    • Alex Hripko
    • Office: Royal LePage Benchmark
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